This International Women’s Day, Opportunity International Australia is celebrating and honouring the millions of entrepreneurial women in developing countries who are using a small loan to start a business, earn a regular income and free themselves from poverty.
Jeanette Large explains how, with the help of philanthropic funders such as Lord Mayor’s Charitable Foundation and Perpetual, Women’s Property Initiatives is piloting innovative solutions for older women facing homelessness.
Impact? Return on investment? Multiplier effect? Julie Reilly explains how to achieve the biggest bang with your philanthropic buck and why sometimes to treat people equally you need to treat them differently.